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Ransomware

Ransomware warning – Importance of Backups

Every day hackers are trying to find vulnerabilities on websites, these are sometimes found in older versions of software such as WordPress or Magento, or through any out of date Read more...

Nick

Written By: Nick
Date: 21.02.16

website security

Website Safety Check – 10 things you can do to keep your site secure

“Most companies may not even know that they’ve been hacked. We have a joke in the industry that most companies manage cyber-security using “DLPI” – denial, luck, prayer and ignorance.” Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 12.02.16

security

How To Move Your Website To HTTPS – A Step By Step Checklist

Providing your customers with a secure session is crucial – especially for eCommerce and transaction based websites, run on CMS like Magento, Magento 2, Prestashop and others. The best way to Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 5.02.16

Chrome SSL update

Google Chrome SSL update – Boosting user protection

In an attempt to make the web a safer and more secure place Google Chrome have taken a major step in encouraging websites to encrypt information provided by their users Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 5.02.16

Why is it so difficult doing business with you?

I’ve been increasingly aware that some companies make it so difficult to do business. I’ve just been on the phone for 20 minutes with a company looking to spend about Read more...

Tim

Written By: Tim
Date: 4.02.16

DDos Attack's

What are DDos Attacks?

In computing, a denial-of-service (Dos) attack is an attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users by temporarily or indefinitely interrupting services of a host’s Read more...

Matt

Written By: Matt
Date: 22.01.16

Black Friday

With the Christmas season officially upon us and the now infamous Black Friday nearing, is your eCommerce store ready? Retailers should be ready for a rise of almost a third Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 27.11.15

Separating Email Hosting from Web Hosting

We’ll hold our hands up – email functionality on web hosting hasn’t changed for years, and is no longer adequate for any modern businesses requirements In the past, it was Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 27.11.15

Web Designers Salary Survey

Do You Get Paid Less Than Other Web Designers? iPad Pro 32 GB Giveaway

Have you ever wondered whether you get paid less than other Web Designers? At Nimbus Hosting, we need your help to determine the average salary of web designers. We’ll be Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 6.11.15

domain

Technical Phishing email – Domain Suspension Notice

A very convincing, extremely deceitful phishing email has been making its way round some of our clients, targeting the admin addresses of clients who have their domain with us. The Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 29.10.15

WP Rocket – WordPress Plug-in

In terms of user experience, search engine ranking and conversions, a fast loading website is hugely important. For WordPress sites, there is a fantastic plug-in to help with speed and Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 23.10.15

Xenforo Tips & Tricks

XenForo is community forum software built on Zend Framework. Released in 2011, the software was developed by former vBulletin developers Kier Darby and Mike Sullivan. XenForo has given a new Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 23.10.15

domain

Humans behind the screen

We’ve all been there; trying to have a reasonable conversation with a customer service system and a few minutes in, realising you’re not talking to a human at all but Read more...

Meghan

Written By: Meghan
Date: 10.10.15

domain

Important Changes to our Support Ticket System

We are going to be trialling some changes to our support system. From October 1st, we will only be accepting tickets that are submitted via our ticket system on our Read more...

Peter Martin

Written By: Peter Martin
Date: 29.09.15

domain

What is Managed Hosting?

What is Managed Hosting? Each hosting company has their own definition of managed hosting. Each definition can have a different impact on your website and more importantly on your business. Read more...

Tim

Written By: Tim
Date: 10.09.15